2019 - 2020 School Year - ESL/Bilingual Paraeducator

07/31/2019 3:05 PM | Trisha Dowling

2019 - 2020 School Year - ESL/Bilingual Paraeducator 

This is a Bloomfield Hills Schools Paraeducator bargaining unit position.

 Responsible to:  B uilding Administrators 



32.50 hours per week - 9a – 4p

The ESL/Bilingual paraprofessional supports and reinforces the English language acquisition and content instruction provided by both the ESL and general education teachers. Bilingual candidates with fluency in Arabic, Spanish, German, Japanese, Urdu and/or Russian are preferred. Proficiency in both written and oral communication is preferred.

This position is subject to change in order to meet the needs of the school, students and the instructional programs. Planned for supporting ELs at two district elementary schools.



       Assist ESL teachers and general education teachers in providing content instruction and language development.

       Meet regularly with ESL teachers and general education teachers to determine the academic needs of English learners (EL) enrolled in their classes.

       Assist with teaching basic language skills to beginning level English proficient students.

       Provide general education teachers with cultural and linguistic background of the language minority students in their classes.

       Provide input to staff regarding curriculum development.

       Assist in identification, assessment, teaching, and counseling each EL.  

       Assist in providing staff development on English language instruction and cultural awareness


RATE:  $11.02 - $16.87 (additional hourly rate for an Associates or Bachelors degree)

Full Posting and application are on the Oakland Human Resources Consortium :


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